A SOCIOLINGUISTIC ANALYSIS OF TABOO WORDS IN ALPHA DOG MOVIE

JOURNEY: Journal of English Language and Pedagogy

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Title A SOCIOLINGUISTIC ANALYSIS OF TABOO WORDS IN ALPHA DOG MOVIE
 
Creator Alfarisi, Muhamad Sofyan
Adi, Adi
Astuti, Endang Setiyo
 
Description This study is aimed at revealing the types and functions of taboo words uttered by the characters in Alpha dog movie. This study is under the concern of sociolinguistics, which is a branch of linguistics studying language and its functions in society. It also employed a descriptive qualitative method using the researcher and a data sheet as the research instruments. The data of this study were the words, phrases, clauses, and sentences uttered by the characters of Alpha Dog movie and were collected by simak dan catat technique. The data then were analyzed by referential analysis technique. The data triangulations were also employed to confirm the validity of the data. This study reveals the type of taboo words uttered by the characters of Alpha dog movie can be classified into four; Epithet (EP), Profanity (PR), Vulgarity (VU), and Obscenity (OB). The functions of the words were classified into four; to draw attention to oneself (TDA), to show contempt (TSC), to be provocative (TBP) and to mock authority (TMA).
 
Publisher IKIP Budi Utomo Malang
 
Date 2019-09-23
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://ejurnal.budiutomomalang.ac.id/index.php/journey/article/view/535
10.33503/journey.v2i2.535
 
Source Journey (Journal of English Language and Pedagogy); Vol 2 No 2 (2019): Journey: Journal of English Language and Pedagogy; 146-155
2654-5586
2623-0356
10.33503/journey.v2i2
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://ejurnal.budiutomomalang.ac.id/index.php/journey/article/view/535/378
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2019 JOURNEY: Journal of English Language and Pedagogy
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0
 

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